EXPLORE ON FOOT THE WILD AND ORIGINAL NATURE OF THE DEVOLUY, IN THE HAUTES-ALPES, SOUTHERN ALPSFor all hikes crossing the commune of Lus la Croix Haute in the Drôme department, a municipal decree prohibits "dog access to the mountain pastures of the natural areas of the Domaines Communaux" from 15/06/2020 to 15/09/2020. Thank you for ensuring compliance with this directive.
Hiking with the family
To find the ideal walk or hike to do with your children, consult the Family Guide to be found free of charge in the Tourist Offices.
This guide informs you of the most pleasant trails to do with your family, starting from La Joue du Loup, Superdévoluy, and the valley.
You will also find in the Family Guide the easy access picnic areas to share a meal in the middle of nature!
Walks and medium hikes
Le Dévoluy offers you hikes from 2h to 6h30 of walking and from 320m to 880m of difference in altitude.
Trails, paths, ridges, passes, forests and villages, this topo takes you to discover the most beautiful places of the massif.
Consult the general map of the hikes >
Each circuit can also be consulted/downloaded below:
The Great Hikes
Landscapes from the end of the world, yet right in front of your eyes, this is what the GR94 offers from the Jarjatte to the Lauteret pass, with 25km of paths passing through the Festre pass and the village of La Cluse.
A crossing of the Dévoluy by the North of the massif, from the Col du Charnier to the Col du Noyer. 27km of Grande Randonnée via the village of Saint Disdier and the hamlet of Le Collet, which will allow you to explore, contemplate and enjoy the most sumptuous panoramas of the Dévoluy.
The GR de Pays - Le Tour du Dévoluy
You will not miss the unavoidable Pic de Bure (2709m) and its plateau on your way to the Tour du Dévoluy (86km and about 25h walking).
Tour and "Contours" of Dévoluy
The association of the gîtes du Dévoluy proposes you to discover the classic circuit of the "Tour du Dévoluy" and new itineraries to satisfy all your hiking desires....
Lodgers and guides: each in his singularity and his original gîte will welcome you warmly, will prepare local products for the pleasure of your taste buds and will accompany you if necessary to the conquest of the summits of the Obiou, the Grand Ferrand... or simply for a night in a bivouac under the stars.
In complete freedom or organized for you, experienced hikers or contemplative mountain hikers, live an exceptional stay and succumb to the magic of the Dévoluy.
From May to October on the GR 93 and GR 94.
Browse and discover the Dévoluy in a playful way!
Discover the theme trails "Altaïr and the musical forest", "The enigmas of Clapucine", as well as "The story of a snowflake of culture", (access possible by the Jas chairlift - more information on the file of ski lift tariffs at the bottom of the page) or "The Cairns Trail", (access possible by the telemix from the Fontettes to the Joue du Loup - more information on the file of ski lift tariffs at the bottom of the page) !
Gain altitude using the chairlifts!
From Superdévoluy, with the Jas chairlift or from La Joue du Loup, with the Fontettes telemix, reach 2,000 metres in altitude and discover several departures for short hikes and/or themed hikes (cairn trail and the story of a snowflake of culture)!
New in 2020: pétanque 2000 at the top of the Jas chairlift (pétanque area)
Trail map from the top of the chairlifts
How to react to herd protection dogs?
You may meet some imposing white dogs on the mountain pasture.
They are the guardians of the sheep herds.
In front of them, don't panic!
Find the topos and maps on sale in the Tourist Offices of Dévoluy:
- Topo "Sur les sentiers du Dévoluy" (4€) : 17 circuits of small and medium hikes starting from Saint Disdier, Saint Étienne en Dévoluy, Agnières en Dévoluy, La Cluse, le Col du Festre, Superdévoluy and La Joue du Loup.
- Topo GR "Tours in the Hautes-Alpes" (14€)
- Map IGN Dévoluy Obiou Pic de Bure 3337 OT 1:25000 (12,50€)
Possibility to receive the topos by mail by placing an order on 04 92 58 91 91 (postage not included).